Daily Podcast Practice

Daily Podcast Practice

Your daily dose of random readings and the occasional rant. Ideal for the person who hates NPR and has no friends, but still wants to hear a familiar voice every day.

Recent Episodes

Autumn Apples

Sept. 27, 2021

Raised planting beds by Birdie and Epic Gardening Birdies. I got these from epicGardening.com https://shop.epicgardening.com/ Today is Johnny Appleseed day today. https://www.holidayscalendar.com/event/johnny-appleseed-day…

One-Hit Wonders

Sept. 25, 2021

Today is National One-Hit-Wonder Day https://www.westernjournal.com/national-one-hit-wonder-day-top-one-hit-wonders-per-decade/ A list of one-hit-wonders https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_one-hit_wonders_in_the_United_St…

Punctuation and Neon Lights

Sept. 25, 2021

Today is National Punctuation Day https://www.nationalpunctuationday.com Born on this day in 1870 Georges Claude, French engineer and inventor https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Georges_Claude What would you put on free billboard…

What if Euripides Wrote Commercials?

Sept. 24, 2021

Today is Remember Me Thursday https://remembermethursday.org/ raising awareness for orphaned and sheltered pets. Born on this day in 480 BC Greek Playwright Euripides in Salamis, Greece https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Euripide…

Wild Swans

Sept. 23, 2021

Today is the autumnal equinox. To celebrate we read a beautiful poem of autumn, The Wild Swans at Coole by William Butler Yeats.

Macadamisation

Sept. 22, 2021

Remembering the style of Paul Harvey 892 days until my retirement Today is also World Alzheimer’s Day https://nationaltoday.com/world-alzheimers-day/ Born on this day in 1756, John Loudon McAdam https://www.onthisday.com/ Sc…